The National to Headline Benefit Concert Welcoming Syrian Refugees to Canada

"Welcome to Hamilton" Also Features Kevin Drew and Others on June 3

May 11, 2016 Bookmark and Share

The National are headlining a benefit concert called "Welcome to Hamilton" which aims to welcome Syrian refugees coming to Canada. It's happening June 3 at 6 PM at New Vision United Church at 24 Main St. W in Hamilton, Canada. Kevin Drew from Broken Social Scene is also performing, as is Hayden, Max Kerman of Arkells, Terra Lightfoot, Mother Tareka, and Crystal Journey. The event's tagline reads: "A benefit concert to raise funds for music, arts, and recreation for Syrian newcomer youth." Tickets are $100 each and go on sale this Friday, May 13, at 10 AM local time. More info can be found at the event's website.


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